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Meet the Author Sept 24

The Mind within the Brain by Dr. A. David RedishUofM neuroscientist and BrainU presenter (Addiction & Decision-Making Models) A. David Redish, PhD, has just published a new book, The Mind within the Brain, in which he "brings together cutting edge research in psychology, robotics, economics, neuroscience, and the new fields of neuroeconomics and computational psychiatry, to offer a unified theory of human decision-making" according to the write-up on

Sept 24 at 4pm in the University of Minnesota Bookstore, Dr. Redish will discuss and sign copies of The Mind Within the Brain: How We Make Decisions and How Those Decisions Go Wrong. Details

Teens & Sleep Conference Oct 3-4, 2013

Teens & Sleep

October 3-4, 2013

Double Tree By Hilton
1500 Park Place Blvd
12 CEUs  

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sodium and potassium channels  from BrainU movie "The Action Potential"


The Action Potential, The Synapse, Toxins and Synapses, and Synapses Change! are now an app for iPad, iPhone, and iPod.

NeuroVids is available for FREE download from the App Store.
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What do you think...

...about what students should know before they graduate from high school?

"You should know that the world is wide, and while you are an important part of it, you are not the center of it..."

So begins an article entitled "High school English offers lessons in life" by Elaine Bransford, an AP Literature teacher.

The article appeared in the September 2, 2013 Star Tribune [Read more].

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